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Benny Distefano  

Benny Distefano  

Played: 1982-1993 ... MLB: 1984-1992

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Proper Name:
Benito James Distefano
High Level:
MLB (1984-1992)
pos:
of (639) ... 1b (587) ... c (5)
Height:
6-1
Weight:
195
Bats:
Left
Throws:
Left
Born:
age:
60.117
place:
colleges:
Drafted:
Pittsburgh Pirates  -  1982  -  2 - 29 (Jan-Sec)drafted 3x
Signing Bonus:
--
draft posit:
1B
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
10777
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
28
Power
70
Contact
76
XBH
74
RBIs
72
Runs
49
Hitting
58
Durability
55
Team
.494
Player Notes:  
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year team name league level org age   # pos   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hbp sh sf iw gdp tb pa xbh 1b avg obp slg ops secA iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr
1982 Greenwood Pirates SAL A pit 20 -- 1b 136 477 74 138 23 8 15 89 11 4 85 58 1 1 2 8 0 222 566 46 92 .289 .396 .465 .862 .369 .176 .303 15.02 10.25 0.68 31.80
1983 Lynn Sailors East AA pit 21 -- of 137 480 71 130 19 7 25 92 2 4 63 40 5 2 6 5 0 238 556 51 79 .271 .357 .496 .853 .352 .225 .249 11.33 7.19 0.63 19.20
1984 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 22 -- 1b-of 66 240 40 73 13 8 6 33 2 1 24 14 5 0 1 6 0 120 270 27 46 .304 .378 .500 .878 .300 .196 .303 8.89 5.19 0.58 40.00
1984 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 22 10 of-1b 45 78 10 13 1 2 3 9 0 1 5 13 1 2 0 1 3 27 86 6 7 .167 .226 .346 .572 .231 .179 .161 5.81 15.12 2.60 26.00
1985 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 23 -- of 136 480 74 114 27 8 14 67 5 2 69 53 1 1 1 11 0 199 552 49 65 .238 .334 .415 .749 .327 .177 .242 12.50 9.60 0.77 34.29
1986 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 24 -- of-1b 111 402 58 104 25 9 13 57 2 4 41 45 3 2 4 6 0 186 452 47 57 .259 .329 .463 .792 .301 .204 .261 9.07 9.96 1.10 30.92
1986 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 24 31 of 31 39 3 7 1 0 1 5 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 0 0 11 42 2 5 .179 .190 .282 .473 .128 .103 .171 2.38 11.90 5.00 39.00
1987 Vancouver Canadians PCL AAA pit 25 -- 1b 130 431 67 120 20 4 15 77 7 6 77 53 15 0 4 7 0 193 527 39 81 .278 .402 .448 .850 .350 .169 .286 14.61 10.06 0.69 28.73
1988 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA pit 26 -- of 135 482 69 127 26 1 19 63 6 5 50 58 12 1 5 6 0 212 550 46 81 .263 .344 .440 .784 .282 .176 .263 9.09 10.55 1.16 25.37
1988 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 26 30 1b 16 29 6 10 3 1 1 6 0 0 3 4 0 0 1 1 1 18 33 5 5 .345 .394 .621 1.015 .379 .276 .360 9.09 12.12 1.33 29.00
1989 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA pit 27 -- 1b 5 17 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 5 20 1 3 .235 .350 .294 .644 .176 .059 .286 10.00 15.00 1.50 --
1989 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 27 30 1b 96 154 12 38 8 0 2 15 1 0 17 30 3 2 0 3 6 52 176 10 28 .247 .333 .338 .671 .208 .091 .295 9.66 17.05 1.76 77.00
1990 Chunichi Jap Cen Intl 28 -- 1b-of 56 181 18 39 4 0 5 14 1 0 10 33 0 0 0 0 0 58 191 9 30 .215 .257 .320 .577 .166 .105 .238 5.24 17.28 3.30 36.20
1991 Rochester Red Wings IL AAA bal 29 -- 1b 124 427 52 114 23 2 18 83 5 2 41 52 4 2 3 7 0 195 477 43 71 .267 .335 .457 .791 .293 .190 .267 8.60 10.90 1.27 23.72
1992 Tucson Toros PCL AAA hou 30 -- 1b 32 110 13 32 6 2 0 15 1 1 12 15 2 0 1 0 0 42 125 8 24 .291 .368 .382 .750 .200 .091 .333 9.60 12.00 1.25 --
1992 Houston Astros NL MLB hou 30 30 of-1b 52 60 4 14 0 2 0 7 0 0 5 14 1 0 0 1 1 18 66 2 12 .233 .303 .300 .603 .150 .067 .304 7.58 21.21 2.80 --
1993 Oklahoma City 89ers Amer AAA tex 31 -- of-1b 116 414 51 92 17 5 6 34 2 1 31 64 6 2 3 1 0 137 456 28 64 .222 .284 .331 .615 .186 .109 .248 6.80 14.04 2.06 69.00
1982 A Total -- PIT -- -- -- 136 477 74 138 23 8 15 89 11 4 85 58 1 1 2 8 0 222 566 46 92 .289 .396 .465 .862 .369 .176 .303 15.02 10.25 0.68 31.80
1983 AA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 137 480 71 130 19 7 25 92 2 4 63 40 5 2 6 5 0 238 556 51 79 .271 .357 .496 .853 .352 .225 .249 11.33 7.19 0.63 19.20
1984 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 66 240 40 73 13 8 6 33 2 1 24 14 5 0 1 6 0 120 270 27 46 .304 .378 .500 .878 .300 .196 .303 8.89 5.19 0.58 40.00
1984 MLB Total -- PIT -- -- -- 45 78 10 13 1 2 3 9 0 1 5 13 1 2 0 1 3 27 86 6 7 .167 .226 .346 .572 .231 .179 .161 5.81 15.12 2.60 26.00
1985 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 136 480 74 114 27 8 14 67 5 2 69 53 1 1 1 11 0 199 552 49 65 .238 .334 .415 .749 .327 .177 .242 12.50 9.60 0.77 34.29
1986 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 111 402 58 104 25 9 13 57 2 4 41 45 3 2 4 6 0 186 452 47 57 .259 .329 .463 .792 .301 .204 .261 9.07 9.96 1.10 30.92
1986 MLB Total -- PIT -- -- -- 31 39 3 7 1 0 1 5 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 0 0 11 42 2 5 .179 .190 .282 .473 .128 .103 .171 2.38 11.90 5.00 39.00
1987 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 130 431 67 120 20 4 15 77 7 6 77 53 15 0 4 7 0 193 527 39 81 .278 .402 .448 .850 .350 .169 .286 14.61 10.06 0.69 28.73
1988 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 135 482 69 127 26 1 19 63 6 5 50 58 12 1 5 6 0 212 550 46 81 .263 .344 .440 .784 .282 .176 .263 9.09 10.55 1.16 25.37
1988 MLB Total -- PIT -- -- -- 16 29 6 10 3 1 1 6 0 0 3 4 0 0 1 1 1 18 33 5 5 .345 .394 .621 1.015 .379 .276 .360 9.09 12.12 1.33 29.00
1989 AAA Total -- PIT -- -- -- 5 17 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 5 20 1 3 .235 .350 .294 .644 .176 .059 .286 10.00 15.00 1.50 --
1989 MLB Total -- PIT -- -- -- 96 154 12 38 8 0 2 15 1 0 17 30 3 2 0 3 6 52 176 10 28 .247 .333 .338 .671 .208 .091 .295 9.66 17.05 1.76 77.00
1991 AAA Total -- BAL -- -- -- 124 427 52 114 23 2 18 83 5 2 41 52 4 2 3 7 0 195 477 43 71 .267 .335 .457 .791 .293 .190 .267 8.60 10.90 1.27 23.72
1992 AAA Total -- HOU -- -- -- 32 110 13 32 6 2 0 15 1 1 12 15 2 0 1 0 0 42 125 8 24 .291 .368 .382 .750 .200 .091 .333 9.60 12.00 1.25 --
1992 MLB Total -- HOU -- -- -- 52 60 4 14 0 2 0 7 0 0 5 14 1 0 0 1 1 18 66 2 12 .233 .303 .300 .603 .150 .067 .304 7.58 21.21 2.80 --
1993 AAA Total -- TEX -- -- -- 116 414 51 92 17 5 6 34 2 1 31 64 6 2 3 1 0 137 456 28 64 .222 .284 .331 .615 .186 .109 .248 6.80 14.04 2.06 69.00
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- 240 360 35 82 13 5 7 42 1 1 31 66 5 4 3 6 11 126 403 25 57 .228 .296 .350 .646 .208 .122 .259 7.69 16.38 2.13 51.43
Total Minors (11 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- 1128 3960 571 1048 200 54 131 613 43 30 495 455 55 11 30 57 0 1749 4551 385 663 .265 .352 .442 .794 .305 .177 .269 10.88 10.00 0.92 30.23
Total NL (5 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- 240 360 35 82 13 5 7 42 1 1 31 66 5 4 3 6 11 126 403 25 57 .228 .296 .350 .646 .208 .122 .259 7.69 16.38 2.13 51.43
Total AAA (9 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- 855 3003 426 780 158 39 91 432 30 22 347 357 49 8 22 44 0 1289 3429 288 492 .260 .344 .429 .773 .288 .169 .267 10.12 10.41 1.03 33.00
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- -- -- 137 480 71 130 19 7 25 92 2 4 63 40 5 2 6 5 0 238 556 51 79 .271 .357 .496 .853 .352 .225 .249 11.33 7.19 0.63 19.20
Total A (1 yrs) -- A -- -- -- -- 136 477 74 138 23 8 15 89 11 4 85 58 1 1 2 8 0 222 566 46 92 .289 .396 .465 .862 .369 .176 .303 15.02 10.25 0.68 31.80
Total Intl (1 yrs) -- Intl -- -- -- -- 56 181 18 39 4 0 5 14 1 0 10 33 0 0 0 0 0 58 191 9 30 .215 .257 .320 .577 .166 .105 .238 5.24 17.28 3.30 36.20
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year team name league level mlb age pos   g gs inn po   a   e dp tc tsc sb cs sb% fpct rfg rfi rf9i tm shr pl shr tm rk
1982 Greenwood Pirates SAL A pit 20 1b 133 0 0.0 1184 104 19 102 1307 1288 0 0 -- .985 9.7 -- -- 96.4 97.8 1
1983 Lynn Sailors East AA pit 21 1b 6 0 0.0 40 2 0 2 42 42 0 0 -- 1.000 7.0 -- -- 4.3 4.4 4
1983 Lynn Sailors East AA pit 21 of 130 0 0.0 231 11 13 1 255 242 0 0 -- .949 1.9 -- -- 93.5 94.9 1
1984 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 22 1b 17 0 60.1 55 7 1 5 63 62 0 0 -- .984 3.6 1.03 9.28 10.5 37.8 2
1984 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 22 of 20 0 111.2 33 2 2 1 37 35 0 0 -- .946 1.8 0.31 2.83 12.3 44.4 8
1984 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 22 1b 36 0 0.0 282 22 0 29 304 304 0 0 -- 1.000 8.4 -- -- 25.7 54.5 2
1984 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 22 of 32 0 0.0 52 8 0 1 60 60 0 0 -- 1.000 1.9 -- -- 22.9 48.5 5
1985 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 23 1b 22 0 0.0 187 8 0 18 195 195 0 0 -- 1.000 8.9 -- -- 15.4 16.2 4
1985 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 23 of 117 0 0.0 188 10 8 2 206 198 0 0 -- .961 1.7 -- -- 81.8 86.0 2
1986 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 24 1b 1 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 3.2 7
1986 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 24 of 9 0 45.0 13 0 0 0 13 13 0 0 -- 1.000 1.4 0.29 2.60 5.6 29.0 9
1986 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 24 1b 56 0 0.0 479 31 7 39 517 510 0 0 -- .986 9.1 -- -- 38.9 50.5 2
1986 Hawaii Islanders PCL AAA pit 24 of 58 0 0.0 85 6 2 0 93 91 0 0 -- .978 1.6 -- -- 40.3 52.3 4
1987 Vancouver Canadians PCL AAA pit 25 1b 109 0 0.0 992 61 5 85 1058 1053 0 0 -- .995 9.7 -- -- 75.7 83.8 1
1987 Vancouver Canadians PCL AAA pit 25 of 22 0 0.0 50 6 1 2 57 56 0 0 -- .982 2.5 -- -- 15.3 16.9 6
1988 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 26 1b 5 0 36.1 38 3 0 1 41 41 0 0 -- 1.000 8.2 1.14 10.22 3.1 31.3 5
1988 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 26 of 2 0 13.0 3 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 -- 1.000 1.5 0.23 2.08 1.3 12.5 10
1988 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA pit 26 1b 1 0 0.0 3 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 -- 1.000 3.0 -- -- 0.7 0.7 4
1988 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA pit 26 of 134 0 0.0 231 15 3 3 249 246 0 0 -- .988 1.8 -- -- 94.4 99.3 1
1989 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 27 c 3 0 6.0 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 100.00 1.000 0.7 0.33 3.00 1.9 3.1 5
1989 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 27 1b 48 0 284.0 302 16 6 21 324 318 0 0 -- .981 6.6 1.12 10.08 29.6 50.0 2
1989 Pittsburgh Pirates NL MLB pit 27 of 1 0 9.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 0.11 1.00 0.6 1.0 10
1989 Buffalo Bisons Amer AAA pit 27 1b 5 0 0.0 37 3 1 6 41 40 0 0 -- .976 8.0 -- -- 3.5 100.0 6
1991 Rochester Red Wings IL AAA bal 29 1b 84 0 0.0 621 37 5 59 663 658 0 0 -- .992 7.8 -- -- 58.3 67.7 1
1991 Rochester Red Wings IL AAA bal 29 of 16 0 0.0 26 3 0 2 29 29 0 0 -- 1.000 1.8 -- -- 11.1 12.9 8
1992 Houston Astros NL MLB hou 30 1b 6 0 23.0 23 2 0 4 25 25 0 0 -- 1.000 4.2 1.09 9.78 3.7 11.5 2
1992 Houston Astros NL MLB hou 30 of 12 0 49.0 16 1 0 0 17 17 0 0 -- 1.000 1.4 0.35 3.12 7.4 23.1 8
1992 Tucson Toros PCL AAA hou 30 1b 16 0 0.0 123 11 0 13 134 134 0 0 -- 1.000 8.4 -- -- 11.1 50.0 5
1992 Calgary Cannons PCL AAA sea 30 of 14 0 0.0 26 1 0 0 27 27 0 0 -- 1.000 1.9 -- -- 10.1 0.0 7
1993 Oklahoma City 89ers Amer AAA tex 31 c 2 0 0.0 12 0 1 0 13 12 0 0 -- .923 6.0 -- -- 1.4 1.7 4
1993 Oklahoma City 89ers Amer AAA tex 31 1b 42 0 0.0 364 23 5 43 392 387 0 0 -- .987 9.2 -- -- 29.2 36.2 2
1993 Oklahoma City 89ers Amer AAA tex 31 of 72 0 0.0 119 5 6 1 130 124 0 0 -- .954 1.7 -- -- 50.0 62.1 3
Total MLB (1 yrs) -- MLB -- -- c 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 100.00 1.000 0.7 0.33 3.00 -- -- --
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- 1b 77 0 403 418 28 7 31 453 446 0 0 -- .985 5.8 1.11 9.95 -- -- --
Total AAA (1 yrs) -- AAA -- -- c 2 0 0 12 0 1 0 13 12 0 0 -- .923 6.0 -- -- -- -- --
Total AAA (9 yrs) -- AAA -- -- 1b 371 0 0 3088 196 23 293 3307 3284 0 0 -- .993 8.9 -- -- -- -- --
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- 1b 6 0 0 40 2 0 2 42 42 0 0 -- 1.000 7.0 -- -- -- -- --
Total A (1 yrs) -- A -- -- 1b 133 0 0 1184 104 19 102 1307 1288 0 0 -- .985 9.7 -- -- -- -- --
Yearly Positional Grid
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year category pos p pos c pos 1b pos 2b pos 3b pos ss pos lf pos cf pos rf pos of pos dh
1982 Minor 0 0 133 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 Minor 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 130 0
1984 Minor 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0
1984 MLB 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
1985 Minor 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 117 0
1986 Minor 0 0 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0
1986 MLB 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
1987 Minor 0 0 109 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
1988 Minor 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 134 0
1988 MLB 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
1989 Minor 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989 MLB 0 3 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1991 Minor 0 0 84 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0
1992 Minor 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
1992 MLB 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
1993 Minor 0 2 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 0